Social and Behavioral Sciences


A photo of 2021 USM graduate Nurta Hade

Profiles in Persistence: Nurta Hade ’21

Nurta Hade graduated from USM this spring with a Bachelor of Arts in Social and Behavioral Sciences degree with a concentration in social work — the first in her family to get a four-year degree.

USM professor studies folk medicines to see how they work

USM's Mark Silber tells the Bangor Daily News about his study of folk remedies and homeopathy, such as using honey for a cold or rubbing a raw potato to cure warts to find out how they work.